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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 3-408: Drawee not Liable on Unaccepted Draft

Section 3-408. A check or other draft does not of itself operate as an assignment of funds in the hands of the drawee available for its payment, and the drawee is not liable on the instrument until the drawee accepts it.